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Old 01-21-2013, 08:33 PM   #12872
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Originally Posted by SR View Post
The weather is pretty nice now!

The engineering on the new highway is amazing. I knew it was the biggest road project in the history of Mexico, but I recently read that it is the biggest highway construction project ever in North America (I am not sure if that is true or not?), but $1.2 Billion USD, 63 tunnels and 14 bridges 115 structures.

ftp://ftp.sandvik.com/SMC/Nina/TUG_S...way_Mexico.pdf

The new road is really interesting, but the tight curves on the old Espinazo are very hard to beat for riding.
It'll make for a nice loop for sure.
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